Entertainment > Performing arts > City of Milwaukee > Downtown > Marcus Center for the Performing Arts

Marcus Center for the Performing Arts [edit]
929 N. Water St.
Milwaukee, WI 53202
(414) 273-7206
(414) 273-5480 Fax
marcuscenter.org/
Print
E-Mail
Post Talkback
Business closed? Notify Us
Description [edit]
The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts, Wisconsin's premier entertainment showcase, is home to the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra, Florentine Opera, Milwaukee Ballet and First Stage Milwaukee. It is also a presenter of hit Broadway touring shows.
 
Upcoming events

Dec. 3, 2019 - Dec. 3, 2019
An Evening to Promote Racial Justice

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin (SEW) invites racial justice supporters and donors to attend the 15th Annual An Evening to Promote Racial Justice event on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Marcus Center for Performing Arts from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. This milestone anniversary features live music, buffet reception, awards ceremony and a riveting keynote presentation by award-winning NPR journalist, Maria Hinojosa. Born in Mexico City and raised in Chicago, IL, Hinojosa will bring to the podium her straightforward viewpoint on “Immigration and the Impact on Women & Families of Color.” Visit our website to purchase tickets to join us for this annual celebration! Don't forget to nominate someone for the Empowering Women or Eliminating Racism awards (http://bit.ly/EveningAwards19). Event Details: 5:00 p.m. Welcome Reception 6:00 p.m. Program (Awards and Keynote presentation) 8:00 p.m. Dessert & Networking

Dec. 26, 2019 - Dec. 26, 2019
Jim Brickman - A Christmas Celebration 2019

Jim Brickman returns to Milwaukee this Christmas to wow the crowd with his uplifting, family-friendly, holiday concert tradition. "Jim Brickman A Christmas Celebration" LIVE, one night only at Marcus Performing Arts Center on 12/26/2019 @ 7:30pm The best-selling piano artist of our time, Jim Brickman and his special guests, will dazzle audiences with holiday favorites, #1 hits, vibrant vocals, laughter & joy, in this bright, festive winter's night celebration that the Dallas Morning News calls "Pure Entertainment".

Jan. 24, 2020
MYSO presents Symphonic Power

Featuring the Percussion Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, and Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra. Tickets: Adult: $12; Student/Senior: $10; Premium Reserve: $25

Jan. 24, 2020
MYSO presents Symphonic Power

Featuring the Percussion Ensemble, Wind Ensemble, and Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra. Tickets: Adult: $12; Student/Senior: $10; Premium Reserve: $25

Jan. 25, 2020
MYSO presents Noble Vision

This concert showcases our flagship orchestra, the Senior Symphony, as well as the Brass Choir. Tickets: Adult: $12; Student/Senior: $10; Premium Reserve: $25



Interactive map

Recent articles about Marcus Center for the Performing Arts

Hot take incoming:

Hot take incoming: "Hamilton" is really, really, ridiculously good

By Matt Mueller - Oct. 24, 2019
A word of caution for those venturing out to finally get their eyes on "Hamilton … Read more...
A conversation with Aaron Burr from

A conversation with Aaron Burr from "Hamilton"

By Matt Mueller - Oct. 22, 2019
"Hamilton" has finally arrived in Milwaukee - and the only thing more stressful … Read more...
Marcus Center's

Marcus Center's "Dear Evan Hansen" wrings inspiration from an insidious plot

By Matt Mueller - Sept. 25, 2019
Earnest pleas for honesty don't come much more dishonest than "Dear Evan Hansen … Read more...
4 award-nominated must-see acts at the Fresh Coast Jazz Festival

4 award-nominated must-see acts at the Fresh Coast Jazz Festival

By Matt Mueller - Aug. 31, 2019
One day might already be in the books for the brand new Fresh Coast Jazz … Read more...
5 things you shouldn't miss at Fresh Coast Jazz Festival

5 things you shouldn't miss at Fresh Coast Jazz Festival

By Bobby Tanzilo - Aug. 28, 2019
On the left bank of the Milwaukee River this weekend you'll find the inaugural … Read more...